A member asked:

Son had very painful swollen tonsilsnegative strep.already had mono years ago. now doc says swollen lymph nodes two weeks later.no cold symptoms. ?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

There are a variety of viruses other than mono that cause tonsillitis. Swollen neck nodes in the weeks after would be expected. This is rather normal in the overall scheme of daily living.

Answered Aug 13, 2018



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